Just because I can't build raised beds, doesn't mean that I can't 'raise' the beds!
Here's what we're working towards this year....and I can hardly WAIT until there's green all in it.
It's raining and the little ditches are working very well to keep the lower end from flooding. Usually (every year) the lower corner washes out.
It looks like a giant chocolate bar, lol.
I got the idea from The Engineer's Garden on Brandy's site.
We worked in a manure-humus mix into each section as well.
How did I frugally buy that?
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